UFC News: Corey Hill Likely Out 12-16 Months With Broken Leg

The 6’4″ lightweight Corey Hill will likely take 12-16 months off to heal after undergoing emergency surgery to repair a broken leg following his UFC Fight Night 16 injury loss to Dale Hartt.

Hill was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville, NC. to have his shin bones screwed back together.

UFC Fight Night 16: Josh Koscheck vs. Yoshiyuki Yoshida

Josh Koscheck

The UFC has announced that Josh Koscheck will take on Yoshiyuki Yoshida in the main event at UFC Fight Night 16 “UFC Fights for the Troops” on Dec. 10 from the the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, NC, near the Fort Bragg military installation.

The three hour Spike TV special will feature a mix of old and new UFC talent.

Main Card

Josh Koscheck vs. Yoshiyuki Yoshida
Jonathan Goulet vs. Mike Swick
Frankie Edgar vs. Matt Wiman
Brodie Farber vs. Luigi Fioravanti
Dale Hartt vs. Corey Hill
Ben Saunders vs. Brandon Wolff
Tim Credeur vs. Nate Loughran
Steve Bruno vs. Johnny Rees
Justin McCully vs. Eddie Sanchez

UFC 86 Results Live

forrest griffin ufc 86

UFC 86 “Jackson vs. Griffin” takes place July 5 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlining the event are The Ultimate Fighter 7 coaches Quinton “Rampage” Jackson taking on Forrest Griffin for the UFC light heavyweight belt.

The undercards start at 8:30 pm EST with the Pay-Per-View main card to follow at around 10 pm EST.

Main Card

  • Quinton Jackson vs. Forrest Griffin (T)
    CT R1: 10-9 Jackson, Rampage drops Griffin towards the end of the round.
    CT R2: 10-9 Griffin buckles Rampages leg early in the round, Griffin controls the ground.
    CT R3: 10-9 Jackson, Flurries of Punches by Rampage, Griffin Playing it Safe, very close.
    CT R4: 10-9 Griffin, very close
    CT R5: 10-9 Griffin, Griffin lands more, Rampage did damage. Hard to call.
    Result: Forrest Griffin defeats Quinton Jackson by Unanimous Decision
  • Patrick Cote vs. Ricardo Almeida
    CT R1: 10-9 Almeida
    CT R2: 10-9 Cote, dominated stand up, escaped when taken to the ground.
    CT R3: 10-9 Cote, very close, lackluster round. It could go either way.
    Result:
  • Gleison Tibau vs. Joe Stevenson
    CT R1: 10-9 Tibau, close – Tibau held Stevenson in an omaplata ending the first round.
    Result: Joe Stevenson defeats Gleison Tibau by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 2:57 of R2.
  • Chris Lytle vs. Josh Koscheck
    CT R1: 10-9 Koscheck, all lay and pray
    CT R2: 10-9 Koscheck, Kos’s elbows from top cut open Lytle.
    CT R3: 10-9 Koscheck
    Result: Josh Koscheck defeats Chris Lytle by Unanimous Decision.
  • Tyson Griffin vs. Marcus Aurelio
    CT R1: 10-9 Griffin
    CT R2: 10-9 Griffin
    CT R3: 10-9 Griffin
    Result: Tyson Griffin defeats Marcus Aurelio by Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x3)

Preliminary Card

UFC 86 Links

UFC 86 News
UFC 86 Weigh-In Results
UFC 86 Preview Part 1.
UFC 86 Preview Part 2.

UFC 86 Videos

UFC 86 Preview Trailer
Rampage Talks UFC 86
Forrest Griffin on ESPN Sportscenter
UFC 86 Weigh-In Video
Press Conference Video: Rampage and Forrest
Rampage Outside The Cage